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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Checked Women's Ensemble with Bow Collar and Laced Square Eyelets

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jeanne Lanvin (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)

Description

Women's checked ensemble featuring a calf-length skirt with center seam and a matching top with wide lacing going through detailed square eyelets. The top also features a large double bow collar and elbow-length sleeves that are tacked up in the back to give them the effect of being pushed up. Sketch also includes a detailed view of one eyelet, as well as a partial view of a matching navy wool coat and the back of the ensemble worn without the coat. Model wears a breton hat with flower embellishment and is depicted holding a lit cigarette.

Inscription

[Right]: Lanvin/detail of eyelet/same sleeve/not pushed up/on/coat/navy wool coat [Left]: sleeves/are/tacked up to/give pushed up/effect

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 65

Identifier

KA0039_V8p65-002

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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